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“Clean and comfortable cottage in good location”
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Steam Railway Cottage
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40 reviews
Steam Railway Cottage
Living Room
French patio doors in lounge
Sunny Courtyard Garden
Kitchen
Main bedroom
Main bedroom - kingsize bed
2nd Bedroom double bed
3rd Bedroom with Bunk Beds
Main bathroom
En suite shower room
Dining Room
Swanage Bay Punch and Judy
Steam train near Corfe Castle
Swanage Steam Railway Engine Workshop
View from bedroom window
Corfe Castle Station
Swanage Steam Railway Sation
Steam train at nearby work shed
Swanage Steam Train
Swanage Bay Beach
Durdle Door
North end of Swanage Bay Beach
Swanage Bay
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England

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Excellent - based on 40 reviews
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Joy E
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Clean and comfortable cottage in good location”
Reviewed 21 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We had a very comfortable stay with our grandchildren and family . The cottage was very clean and well equipped- the welcoming bottle of wine was a nice touch.
Ideally situated for Swanage steam railway,town and beach.

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Liked best: Comfort and cleanliness
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
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Katie701
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fantastic rental in a great location”
Reviewed 3 June 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We had a lovely week here in May - cannot find any fault with the cottage. The master bedroom is fantastic - very large with an en-suite. We didn't use the two other rooms so cannot comment on those. Lovely family bathroom and a downstairs toilet. The living room was very comfortable and a great TV and good entertainment facilities.

Everything we needed was provided, and the WIFI was a great bonus. The kitchen was very well equipped and well cared for. The location is fantastic - only a few minutes walk into town and the co-op was very useful.

Very considerate folder with useful information from the owners. We used the garage to get both our car and bikes in so plenty of room for us! Deposit returned very promptly.

Thanks for the great holiday!

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Liked best: The high standard of the cottage, the WIFI and the location.
Liked least: Nothing I can think of.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Jayne561
Preston, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Excellent home-from-home in a convenient location”
Reviewed 27 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Conveniently located: less than 10 mins walk from large COOP supermarket, Steam Railway Station, Bus Station, Shops, Pubs and Chinese TakeAway
Comfortable and Modern furnishings with plenty of storage space.
Sunny Courtyard is perfect for relaxing evenings after walking miles along the nearby SW Coastal Path. Priests Way and Purbeck Way.
Free WI-FI works well!
We didn't risk parking our car (Mondeo) in garage but no problems parking on street which was visible from the back of the house.

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Liked best: Location Location
Liked least: not applicable
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Stephanie...
London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
105 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Excellent location, comfortable accomodation”
Reviewed 13 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Comfortable cottage in quiet mews within walking distance of seafront and shops. Excellent Coop 5 minutes away so self-catering enjoyable and easy - fresh croissants for breakfast, a holiday pleasure! Steam trains and ducks just outside the front door. Good facilities, 2 bathrooms, 3 WCs, outside courtyard. Large TV and Wifi, so a rainy afternoon not a problem.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing to make coffee in
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2013 for a stay in September 2013

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Lack of a welcoming hamper
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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